15 Sep '18, 5am

Neo-Nazis excluded from military service by policy, but concerns persist

To avoid enlisting neo-Nazis, skinheads and other white supremacists, military recruiters are told to watch for tattoos showing barbed wire, hobnailed boots and hammers. Also to look for tattoos of lightning bolts, skulls and swastikas. “There is no place for racial hatred or extremism in the Marine Corps,” Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert B. Neller said Tuesday. Those comments, like those of the other service chiefs who denounced bigotry following the “Unite the Right” rally that brought white men bearing torches and chanting “Jews will not replace us” to Charlottesville, Va., reaffirmed military policies forbidding extremist advocacy or participation. “The Department of Defense’s strength comes from those that serve their nation every day honorably and with distinction,” Lt. Col. Paul Haverstick, a Pentagon spokesman, told Stars and Stripes. “Association or participat...

Full article: https://www.stripes.com/news/neo-nazis-excluded-from-mili...

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